How To Root Samsung Galaxy E7 [Supported Variants]
The Samsung Galaxy E7 is one of nice affordable phone with a big screen and nice design. This phone features a 720p 5.5-inch display screen. It uses 64-bit Snapdragon quad core processor chip to get you fast for your working environment. Thanks to Chainfire, now you can easily root Galaxy E7 on Android 4.4.4 firmware (phone comes with this version out of box). Once you are a rooted user, you have a lot of possible things to do with your phone. You can customize almost any part of your phone to a boost in performance. You will get full access to full operating system and run any unapproved application (unapproved by Samsung). And there are many other cool things to enjoy with your Android phone after rooting.
Make sure you’re using a Windows PC with USB phone drivers installed, you may use Samsung KIES to install drivers but during installation it must be disabled, before you start rooting, first disable all system tools such as Samsung KIES, antivirus, firewall program, its because they can disturb the rooting process.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
How To Root Samsung Galaxy E7
Step #1: Download the Galaxy E7 CF-Auto-root tool from following links (download, according to your phone’s model number):
Your model number is not listed, sorry your phone is still not supported. But must check this list.
Step #2: Unzip the downloaded .zip file into a folder. You need just a .tar.md5file – don’t extract that one
Step #3: Download the Odin3 file and unzip it into a folder too.
Step #4: Open the folder where you’ve unzipped above file and run Odin.
Step #5: Turn the device off.
Step #6: Reboot the device into download mode, to do so reboot your e7 by holding down the volume down, home and power buttons until the screen turns on, then press the volume up button to enter in download mode.
Step #7: Once you’re in download mode plug the device to PC using USB cable. Odin will detect the device, ID:COM will change the color and a message saying ADDED will appear. (Note: If Odin doesn’t detect the device, make sure that the USB drivers are properly installed on your computer).
Step #8: Click on PDA/PA Button and locate CF-Auto-Root-.tar.md5 file from the folder where you’ve unzipped above files (Note: Don’t make any change, just make sure that re-partition is unchecked).
Step #9: Click on Start button to start installation, once the installation done, your device will reboot itself into recovery mode and you’ll see a message saying PASS (Note: If Odin refuse to install the update and show message FAIL, or get stuck, close the Odin and unplug device, then pull out the battery from the device for a few seconds. Then put the battery back to the device and reboot into download mode. Then install the firmware again.
Step #10: If your device reboot doesn’t reboot into recovery mode, turn off the phone again, then reboot into download mode, install the rooting file again, but this time uncheck the “Auto Reboot” in Odin, once the installation is done and Odin has shown the PASS message, remove battery from the device for a few second, then put the battery back to phone, then reboot the phone into recovery mode manually by holding down volume up, home and power buttons. In recovery mode, the CF-Root-Tool will root the phone automatically and once the rooting is done, it will reboot your phone itself.
Note: CF-Auto-Root tool increase flash counter of your e7, you can use Triangle Away app to reset the flash counter.